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Copy public apps to a project


All [public apps](apps-on-the-cgc) are editable. However, before you can edit a public app, you have to copy it to a project. This step preserves the integrity of public apps for all users. To copy a public app: 1. Click **Public Apps** in the top navigation bar. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/tfwhLVQRSZdI2qFIcqyf_Screen%20Shot%202016-04-20%20at%2010.43.12%20AM.png", "Screen Shot 2016-04-20 at 10.43.12 AM.png", "2718", "1474", "#248ccf", "" ] } ] } [/block] 2. [Search for the app](search-for-an-app) of interest. 3. To copy the app, click **Copy**. 4. Choose the project you want to copy the app to, and click **Copy**. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/pB5HmxNQPq7kJyHli8Xg_copy-public-app-2.jpg", "copy-public-app-2.jpg", "530", "401", "#d39a3e", "" ] } ] } [/block] The selected public app is now copied into your target project.